Tesco have just launched their Love Every Mouthful campaign to encourage people to celebrate cooking and get creative with everyday food. As part of this I was sent some ingredients so I could make my regions top family meal. These are the ingredients I was sent.
Tesco have recently carried out some research about peoples eating habits. In a survey of 2000 UK parents found out the following information. 66% of people from Newcastle admit to being passionate about food and nearly three out of five (57%) Newcastle mums and dads are passionate about cooking. 62% spend more than 30 minutes cooking their evening meal on a weekday and only 5% use the microwave for the main family meal. I think those are stats we can be pleased with. The study also found Geordie s are not very adventurous in the kitchen, 47% will stick to making what they know like Spaghetti Bolognese.
So what are Newcastle’s top five family meals? They are:
Did you guess? The meal I was asked to make was roast chicken. It was not just any roast chicken, it was Glazed Roast Chicken.
Glazed Roast Chicken
You can find this and over 7,000 other recipes at www.tesco.com/realfood. For more information on Love Every Mouthful visit www.tesco.com/LoveEveryMouthful or join in the conversation with #loveeverymouthful.
Disclosure: I was sent some ingredients in order to create my regions favourite dish.